He told me he loved me. It flowed freely from his mouth daily. Repeated it after he strikes me with his painful words just to convinced me to stay. Said it over and over again after he would withhold emotional support and disconnect. He would constantly tell me that he needs a woman that would
Artwork by artist Hieu—better known as Kelogsloops This time of night always keep me up. I am always wondering and thinking, thinking about tomorrow, next year, 5 years from now. The one thing that I always find myself thinking about last is…love. Love seem to consume my mind these days and I cannot stop thinking about it.
bell hooks, an activist, feminist, and author. Her writing has focused on the interconnectivity of race, class, and gender and their ability to produce and perpetuate systems of oppression and domination. I recently started All About Love by bell hooks. The book pushed me to understand that our model of love starts at childhood. Most